On December 4 CUI hosted Urban Leadership Day at Artscape's newest venue the Sandbox. The morning kicked-off with our Annual Meeting with Toronto's Chief Planner with NRU Publishing and was followed by CUI's presentation of the 2015 Urban Leadership Awards program. Thank you to all who attended! #togrows #ULD2015
Join us as we congratulate CUI Director Larry Beasley on the publication of his new book (co-authored with Jonathan Barnett): Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs.
CUI is excited to announce the appointment of three new board members:
- John Campbell, President & CEO, Waterfront Toronto
- Bruce Peever Senior Manager, KPMG Hamilton
- Megan Wallingford Analyst, Sustainalytics
Our new Chair is Andréa Callà, a Senior Executive with Tridel, with Kathleen Llewellyn-Thomas, P.Eng. as Vice-Chair. CUI thanks Marni Cappe, who served as Chair for the 2014-2015 term. Marni will continue as a Director. We also thank departing Directors Tanzeel Merchant and Winnie Shi.
Learn more about CUI's Governance structure here.
Read our 2014 Annual Report here.
Quality Urban Energy Systems of Tomorrow, in partnership with the Clean Air Partnership and the Canadian Urban Institute hosted the second Energy Community of Practice (ECOP) Workshop. The workshop is designed educate participants about community energy planning and develop a community energy planning curriculum for Ontario.
Check out this amazing TED TALK we stumbled upon about global statistics and the "developing world".
You've never seen data presented like this. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling debunks myths about the so-called "developing world."
Did you know: CUI is a public good enterprise. We are 95% funded through project work. Learn more about our mandate and the impact of our work by downloading our 2015 Funder Information Pack (below).